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DNS Timeout Question

Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:50 pm
by Osmosis
What is the timeout for Efnet servers in regards to forward and reverse? I notice my ip address doesn't resolve on any server except

It might be because of the recursiveness of my reverse DNS servers. ip-in-addr -> ->

Re: DNS Timeout Question

Posted: Wed Mar 12, 2008 5:21 pm
by jilles
Ratbox does not allow more than one CNAME in a reverse lookup. One CNAME is allowed because that is the way to delegate reverse DNS for smaller than a /24. Any more than that would make the ircd spend too much time chasing CNAMEs imho.